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  • Meeker County Sheriffs Office

    A Grove City Man has been arrested and is facing possible drug and child endangerment charges. On Wednesday, 32-year-old Erik Malmquist was arrested and booked into the Meeker County Jail for 2nd Degree Controlled Substance and …

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    13 Aug 15
  • street resurfacing

    A mill and overlay project on Highway 15 in downtown Hutchinson will begin at 6 a.m. on Monday, August 17th.  From August 17th -21st electrical work will be done on the traffic signals.  There will be intermittent lane closures …

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    13 Aug 15
  • Donovan Frank

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — A federal judge who ruled Minnesota’s sex offender program unconstitutional is warning state leaders he may resort to a “more forceful solution” if they don’t prove willing to fix the …

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    13 Aug 15
  • West Central Sanitation

    Currently, Waste Management is under contract as the City of Hutchinson’s refuse hauler however, the city council last night (Tuesday) approved a resolution to enter contract negotiations with West Central Sanitation. The Waste Management contract …

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    12 Aug 15
  • court

    Arrest warrants were issued for a St. Peter man the day before he collided head-on with a semi at the Sturgis rally and was killed. The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension had been investigating 57-year-old …

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    12 Aug 15
  • Renville County Sheriff

    OLIVIA — The Renville County Sheriff’s Office received a report Tuesday of a telephone scammer posing as law enforcement. It was reported that a person received a call Tuesday from a number disguised as belonging …

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    12 Aug 15
  • Meeker County Courthouse

    LITCHFIELD — A former employee of a Litchfield auction business pleaded guilty Monday in Meeker County District Court to felony charges of receiving stolen property and fifth-degree drug possession. The West Central Tribune reports 28-year-old …

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    12 Aug 15
  • Christensen Farms

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — An animal welfare group is calling on prosecutors to file criminal charges against workers and managers at a southwestern Minnesota hog farm. Los Angeles-based Last Chance for Animals on Tuesday released an …

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    12 Aug 15